REACH

Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (REACH Regulation) is an EU Chemicals Regulation which entered into force on 1 June 2007. REACH stands for Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals). As an EU regulation, REACH is valid equally and directly in all Member States. REACH fundamentally harmonises and simplifies the existing chemicals legislation.